Video: small plane ditches in the ocean, pilot lives to tell about it

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The pilot of a single engine Cirrus SR-22 aircraft that ran out of fuel is safe after ditching his aircraft 253 miles northeast of Maui, Hawaii on Sunday. The pilot was able to deploy the aircraft’s airframe parachute system and got out of the plane safely and into a life raft.

(Video from the U.S. Coast Guard)

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